TV Schedule

  • 00:10

    11 May

    Secret Nazi Science - Season 1

    What secrets did the Nazis hope to find inside the cells and DNA of the human body? Some of the most nauseating Nazi experiments were performed in the name of creating a pure Aryan race.

  • 01:15

    11 May

    A Justice of Terror - Season 1

  • 02:15

    11 May

    Hitler's Power - Season 1

    How could a nobody become a dictator and bring down a democracy in just a few years, what crucial events helped Hitler gain respectability and influence, and who were his supporters?

  • 03:05

    11 May

    Ancient Megacities - Season 1

    In Tunisia, an exceptional archaeological site dominates the Mediterranean - Carthage - but these ruins tell another story of a city founded seven centuries earlier by the Phoenicians.

  • 04:00

    11 May

    Forbidden History - Season 7

    The location of King Solomon's Mines has been a mystery for hundreds of years; new evidence has led to an amazing discovery. Might Solomon's wealth have come from the copper mines of southern Israel?

  • 04:45

    11 May

    Murderous History - Season 1

    The shocking case of the serial killer who benefitted from fake news propaganda of the Nazis to embark on a reign of terror against the women of Berlin.

  • 05:30

    11 May

    Cursed Bloodlines - Season 1

    J. Paul Getty was renowned for his wealth and frugality as well as his lack of empathy and compassion for his family. He would marry four times and sire five sons, but he died old and alone.

  • 06:00

    11 May

    Top Ten Warfare - Season 1

    20th-century battles have changed the course of history; the Battle of the Somme saw over 60,000 casualties on the first day alone and D-Day marked the beginning of Hitler's ultimate defeat.

  • 07:00

    11 May

    Top Ten Warfare - Season 1

    Warfare has always driven the development of technology; from penicillin and pioneering plastic surgery to the development of the internet and GPS, we rank the most influential inventions of warfare.

  • 08:05

    11 May

    Top Ten Warfare - Season 1

    From the super-dreadnought battleships of the First World War to the stealth submarines of the Cold War, maritime vessels have proved decisive in the fight for naval supremacy.

  • 09:10

    11 May

    A Justice of Terror - Season 1

  • 10:20

    11 May

    Secret Nazi Science - Season 1

    What secrets did the Nazis hope to find inside the cells and DNA of the human body? Some of the most nauseating Nazi experiments were performed in the name of creating a pure Aryan race.

  • 11:20

    11 May

    Tombs of Egypt: The Ultimate Mission - Season 1

    Zahi and his team unearth sarcophagi dating from the New Kingdom and the Late Period of ancient Egypt that will need to be scanned and maybe even opened, but there are more surprises in store...

  • 12:30

    11 May

    Tombs of Egypt: The Ultimate Mission - Season 1

    After three months of excavations and dozens of sarcophagi found, Zahi finds a stone sarcophagus that apparently belongs to a vizier who lived during the New Kingdom - inside, a surprise awaits him...

  • 13:35

    11 May

    Ancient Egypt - Chronicles of an Empire - Season 1

    Aside from impressive stone temples, most traces of settlement have disappeared today, but research is gaining deeper insights into the urban life and residential culture of the ancient Egyptians.

  • 14:40

    11 May

    Ancient Egypt - Chronicles of an Empire - Season 1

    Ancient Egypt is famous for its tomb complexes, mummies and buried treasures, firing people's imagination to this day; what insights can scientists gain from the dead about the lives of the Egyptians?

  • 15:45

    11 May

    Egypt's Unexplained Files - Season 1

    This episode explores crime and punishment in ancient Egypt. We reveal a civilisation riven by homicidal royalty, rampant tomb raiding, and acts of extreme punishment.

  • 16:40

    11 May

    Egypt's Unexplained Files - Season 1

    Experts unravel the mysteries of ancient Egypt's elite. How did Ramesses II battle a biblical drought, where is the lost tomb of Imhotep, and who was the first female pharaoh?

  • 17:40

    11 May

    The Lost Scrolls of Vesuvius

  • 18:50

    11 May

    Pompeii Rising - Season 1

    In 2010, the collapse of the Gladiators Barracks drew the world's attention to the degraded condition of Pompeii; the European Community and the Italian Government have released 105 million euros to save the city.

  • 19:55

    11 May

    Pompeii Rising - Season 1

    It's been eight months since the start of the new excavation project; a small street is discovered where different volcanic layers reveal the unfolding of the events of the Vesuvius eruption.

  • 21:00

    11 May

    Hitler's Power - Season 1

    How could a nobody become a dictator and bring down a democracy in just a few years, what crucial events helped Hitler gain respectability and influence, and who were his supporters?

  • 22:05

    11 May

    Hitler's Power - Season 1

    How did Hitler succeed in transforming a republic into a 'Führer state' in such a short time, how did the 'enforced conformity' of society take place, and how willingly did the Germans fall in line?

  • 23:05

    11 May

    Hitler's Power - Season 1

    Hitler had outwardly emphasised his will for peace, yet he committed his top commanders once he came to power to a war of extermination that would secure the German Reich's supremacy in Europe.

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